LATEST NEWS, inside the BPS

Female Senior Citizen Pronounced Dead After Car Crash [Updated]

Fri, 2018-05-04

Police and other first responders attended a report of a single vehicle road traffic collision that took place around 4:34pm today (Friday) in the area of Barnes Corner.

It appears that a 70 year old woman was driving a car when it  appears that she lost control of her vehicle and hit a tree. This resulted in the woman being taken to hospital where she succumbed to her injuries.

The 70 year old woman was pronounced dead at 5:55pm.

Rudy Smith Murder Investigation Remains Active, Appeal Continues

Thu, 2018-05-03

The Bermuda Police Service is renewing the witness appeal for any information related to the disappearance of Rudy Lamar Smith, who was last seen alive 7pm Monday, 9th July 2012.

The disappearance of Rudy Smith is being treated as a murder investigation and remains an active case.

Detectives still believe that there are members of the community who have relevant information regarding what happened to Mr. Smith and that those persons are reluctant to come forward.

The investigative team understands that such individuals are apprehensive about revealing what they know – but also believes that their conscience is telling them to do the right thing.

We continue to appeal to those persons with any information that can help solve this case to come forward, so that the still grieving family of Rudy Smith can finally have closure and justice for their murdered son, brother, cousin and friend.

Reported Single Vehicle Damage Only Van Crash in Pembroke

Tue, 2018-05-01

Around 11pm Monday, April 30th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported single vehicle damage only van crash on St. John’s Road in Pembroke.

Initial information suggests that the vehicle involved was being driven along St. John’s Road when it struck a wall between Pitts Bay Road and Cox’s Hill Road, ending up on its side.

Reported Single Vehicle Crash in Hamilton Parish [Updated]

Mon, 2018-04-30

At 9:46am today (April 30th) police and other first responders attended a report of a road traffic collision that took place on Harrington Sound Road in the area of Quarry Road, Hamilton parish. 

It appears that the driver of a Works & Engineering industrial waste truck was traveling north on Harrington Sound Road when he apparently lost control of the vehicle and struck a wall of a private residence, with the truck coming to a stop on the premises.

Inquiries Continue After Rider Hurt in Collision With Car Friday [Updated]

Sun, 2018-04-29

At last check this afternoon (April 29th) the livery (50cc) cycle rider hurt in a collision with a car at the junction of Middle Road and Belmont Hills Drive in Warwick around 12 noon Friday, April 27th – believed to be a 44 year old Sandys parish man – was apparently still receiving treatment at the hospital for injuries initially described as serious, but not life threatening.

An update on his condition will be provided in due course.

Reported Collision in Warwick: Rider Hurt, Car Driver Arrested [Updated]

Fri, 2018-04-27

Police and first responders attended a report of a road traffic collision that took place on Middle Road in Warwick at the junction of Belmont Hills at a few minutes after 12pm today (Friday).

It appears that a 52 year old man was traveling west on Middle Road in a car when it appears that he collided with a 44 year old male traveling on a livery cycle.

Temporary Traffic Restrictions: Elite Triathletes Familiarisation Ride

Thu, 2018-04-26

The motoring public is advised that temporary traffic restrictions will be in effect from 10am Friday, 27th April for an elite athletes’ familiarisation ride of the MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda cycling racecourse, which is mainly within the City of Hamilton.

Police officers will assist with traffic management to facilitate this familiarisation. View the elite racecourse here:



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